Helicopter Training

Helicopter Training

Aug 17, 2015 We participated in a training for ground crews on helicopter operation and procedures at the Surasii air force base in Ladya, Kanchanaburi, Thailand. Training included helicopter navigation, hand signs, safety precautions, patient loading and packaging...
Young Girl Crashes Motorbike – 2 Injured

Young Girl Crashes Motorbike – 2 Injured

July 3, 2015 at 8:25am We received an urgent call from clinic staff in Huai Nam Khao to pick up patients from a motorbike accident. A young girl of 15 was driving with her young 4 year old sister on the back when she lost control of the motorbike and went off the side...
15 Year Old Boy Crashes Motorbike

15 Year Old Boy Crashes Motorbike

June 27, 2015 at 5:45pm We got a call to a motorbike accident up on the Thai-Myanmar highway between Huai Nam Khao and Punamron reportedly with two patients. HNK11 and RM01 units responded, but on arrival we only found one patient, a boy of about 15 years old. The...
Auto Accident in Tawai, Myanmar

Auto Accident in Tawai, Myanmar

June 19, 2015, at 10:40am We received a call of a multiple patient car/motorbike accident in Thikii, Myanmar, just across the border from Punamron. We raced up there along with another volunteer unit from Punamron Station, and went to the immigration checkpoint on the...
Motorbike+sidecar Head Over Heels

Motorbike+sidecar Head Over Heels

March 25, 2015, 08:00. Just as we were preparing for a student field trip, an emergency call came in that a motorbike w/sidecar had gone off the side of the hill, and the driver’s foot was caught between the wheel, spring, and exhaust pipe of the motorbike. We...
3 Car Pileup in Kanchanaburi

3 Car Pileup in Kanchanaburi

March 10, 2015, 18:20 We were driving errands again in Kanchanaburi City, when we ran across a fresh three-car accident on the city bypass. The drivers were still shocked, and starting to get out and take pictures, and call the police. We called for backup from...